Tom C. Lau

Tom C. Lau

Brooklyn, NY, US



I am Tom C. Lau. I am a graduate of Pratt Institute School of Architecture. I have 4-5 years of experience working in a small architectural firm managing several projects from beginning to construction phase under supervision of the architect/principal. I've worked on projects ranging from commercial buildings to condos to mixed used buildings. I also have experience in DOB analysis and is familiar with filing process and meeting with plan examiners to achieve DOB approvals. I am a fast learner, and can work independently and as a team player. 


Raymond Chan Architect, Flushing, NY, US, Architectural Designer & Project Manager

! Communicate with clients and principal to determine design intent and scope of work
! Provide zoning analysis and schematic design for principal and client review
! Develop construction documents complying with all codes for DOB submission to obtain approval
! Communicate with clients to address concerns and develop pragmatic architectural solutions
! Coordinate with engineers, consultants & in-house interior designers throughout course of projects
! Attend meetings with clients, consultants, engineers and/or plan examiners and staff of NYC departments
! Conduct site visits when necessary to take field measurements and photos
! Assist in reviewing and processing shop drawings during construction administration phase

May 2016 - Mar 2020

Victor K. Han Architect, P.C., Flushing, NY, US, Office Assistant / CAD Drafter

! Revised drawings to resolve DOB objections
! Filled out E-Filing and required forms for project submissions to DOB, project sign-offs and violations

Dec 2015 - Apr 2016


Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2010 - May 2015

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